Aquinas College offers several merit-based and need-based grants and scholarships. The grants and scholarships are awarded according to guidelines established by a Scholarship Committee appointed by the President of the College. Recipients will be notified of scholarship awards by mail.

Institutional Academic Scholarships

Institutional scholarships are based on full-time enrollment according to program requirements per semester and are awarded according to academic performance.

Academic Scholarships

* limited number of scholarships available

Aquinas College Institutional Scholarships are awarded based on the following:

  1. You must be a regular degree-seeking student;
  2. You must maintain the Grade Point Average (GPA) as stated in your scholarship agreement;
  3. You must register for and complete the minimum amount of semester hours stated in your scholarship agreement;
  4. Grants and scholarships are divided between fall and spring semesters;
  5. Institutional Awards are not given for summer;
  6. Some grants and scholarships may have additional requirements;
  7. Eligibility is determined each March for the following academic year.

Additionally, we have many scholarships that are provided by friends of and donors to Aquinas College. Each scholarship has criteria that is specified by the donor. The Aquinas College Scholarship Committee will determine eligibility based on these requirements and will award scholarships accordingly.

Scholarships on the Web

Students are encouraged to research the availability of funds from private foundations and organizations. Source information may be obtained through the Aquinas library, other local libraries, and the Internet. The following represent a few scholarships available.